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Current Grant Opportunity View - GO4846

Indigenous Local Employment Fund

GO ID:
GO4846
Agency:
National Indigenous Australians Agency
Close Date & Time:
1-Jan-2022 12:00 am (ACT Local Time)
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Internal Reference ID:
Indigenous Local Employment Fund
Primary Category:
251004 - Indigenous Employment and Business
Publish Date:
24-May-2021
Location:
ACT, NSW, VIC, SA, WA, QLD, NT, TAS
Selection Process:
Closed Non-Competitive

Description:

Indigenous Local Employment Fund

The National Indigenous Australians Agency (NIAA) is supporting increased Indigenous employment participation in COVID-19 affected labour markets. The ILEF will support innovative, short-term initiatives that address employment barriers. Projects in regional and remote areas are especially encouraged.

The ILEF grant opportunity supports activities that are innovative, small-scale, one off and tailored to address local employment needs and barriers for Indigenous job seekers that are outside the scope of existing employment programs.

Eligibility:

Please see section 3 of the Grant Opportunity Guidelines for eligibility criteria. 

Grant Activity Timeframe:

Projects must be completed by 31 December 2022

Total Amount Available (AUD):

$3,000,000.00

Estimated Grant Value (AUD):

From $5,000.00 to $250,000.00

Instructions for Application Submission:

By invitation only. Organisations must first contact and discuss their proposal with the NIAA Regional office in the locality where the proposed project will take place. 

Other Instructions:

Proposals must directly link to employment outcomes for Indigenous job seekers and must not duplicate activities already funded by the Australian Government.